Colgate's On-Demand Shuttle can be booked by visitors or members of the community for trips between campus and Syracuse or Utica.

The service offers students, employees, and campus visitors easy and safe transport to and from Hancock International Airport and the bus and train stations. It also provides students a cost-effective option for small groups (four or more) to book trips to local/regional destinations. 



Download request form

Email completed request form to:

  • Each reservation must be made by noon of the preceding weekday (Monday trips require a notification by noon on the preceding Friday).
    • New Year's Day
    • Easter Sunday
    • Thanksgiving Day
    • Christmas Day 



Shuttle service is operated by First Transit.

First Transit Fees

Fees effective Sept. 1, 2021. To learn more about pricing information for alternate destinations, please contact First Transit using the contact information above. All fees listed below are per person.
Hancock International Airport- Syracuse Boehlert Transportation Ctr. - Utica Union Station
1 Rider $50.79 1 Rider $40.63
2 Riders $25.40 2 Riders $20.32
3 Riders $16.93 3 Riders $13.54
4 Riders $12.70 4 Riders $10.16
5 Riders $10.16 5 Riders $8.13


Questions or Comments?

Contact Colgate's purchasing office at or 315-228-7838.